Children Ages 10-15
If you consider yourself daring, this camp is for you! You’ll ride horses, paddle in canoes, and view wildlife from around the world. Join us as we hit the road for these exciting day trips.
All trips depart from and return to Rock Springs Nature Center. Campers bring a sack lunch. A fee of $60/camper for each trip covers all activities and transportation.
|Spend the day at the Indianapolis Zoo in Indiana, where you’ll visit wildlife from all across the globe in habitats ranging from oceans and deserts, to forests and plains. Enjoy a dolphin show, ride the skyline, a roller coaster, the White River train, and feed animals during a day packed with fun. Maximum 12 campers. 6am-5pm.|
|Horseback Riding & Paddleboat Tour||
|Whether you’re an experienced rider or have never ridden a horse, you’ll love taking a guided trail ride at the Rockin’ P Ranch near Pekin, Illinois. Afterwards, we will continue to the docks in Peoria for an afternoon ride on the Spirit of Peoria paddleboat for a trip up and down the Illinois River. Maximum 8 campers. 8am-5pm.|
|Canoeing Kickapoo State Park||
|Canoe the beautiful waters at Kickapoo State Park in Oakwood, Illinois. Enjoy a day of exploring nature and looking for wildlife along the way. Bring shoes that can get wet and a towel. Maximum 12 campers. 8am-5pm.|
|Horseback Riding & Pere Marquette State Park||
|Whether you’re an experienced rider or have never ridden a horse, campers will enjoy a guided trail ride at Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton, Illinois. We will then make our way to the Pere Marquette Visitor Center and ride the Brussels Ferry. Maximum 8 campers. 7:30am-5pm.|
Need more information? Call (217) 423-7708 or visit the Camps page.